Originally Posted by DRONE
Some training and knowledge is important. Like, for instance, if you want to go out with your wife riding pillion and your son in the car then your wife is petite and your son outweighs her, right? Because if your son is a child, and your wife outweighs him, then you got it backwards.
The first response to this thread was from GreatWhiteNorth. He linked to some PDF manuals and reading material which showed me the error of my ways regarding the ballast effect and all that. I realized now that I misspoke. Thanks for the correction, though! Because, last week, this is exactly how I would have done it.